Pittsburgh, PA – Injuries Caused by Vehicle Accident on Grant St near Oliver Ave

Pittsburgh, PA (May 3, 2022) – Injuries resulted from an auto collision reported in Pittsburgh on the evening of May 3. At approximately 8:39 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, emergency crews were dispatched to a crash scene on Grant Street. 

The scene was located on Grant Street near Oliver Avenue. Vehicles collided near the intersection, causing those involved to become injured. 

Emergency responders including police and paramedics worked at the scene for approximately 45 minutes on Tuesday, May 3. At least one person was sent to the hospital with injuries from the scene. 

What caused the crash to occur remains under investigation by area authorities. Traffic was backed up in the area while responders worked to clear the crash scene. 

We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries. 

Auto Accidents in Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA - Injuries Caused by Vehicle Accident on Grant St near Oliver Ave

Each year, more than 6 million car wrecks are reported in the United States. Over 3 million people sustain injuries in these collisions each year. Hundreds of thousands of car accidents that happen in the United States each year are the result of driver distraction. Other forms of driver negligence, like speeding and intoxication, are to blame for the majority of wrecks in Pennsylvania. 

When you are hurt in a collision caused by driver negligence, your injuries may be more severe than if you were hurt in a regular accident. A car accident lawyer in Pennsylvania is your best bet if you wish to collect financial compensation for your losses. Contacting a lawyer is a smart move so the insurance company doesn’t try to take advantage of you. Right after your accident, you will most likely be in a vulnerable state of mind. This is when the insurance company will attempt to contact you. It is advisable to never speak with the insurance company (or anyone) concerning your crash without first speaking to an attorney. 

Over 100,000 car accidents are reported in Pennsylvania per year. Of these accidents, about 75,000 people sustain injuries. This is equivalent to almost 300 accidents per day, and about 200 injuries per day. If you were injured in a collision, you probably have to deal with a lot of problems that stemmed from your injuries. Painful injuries may have landed you in the hospital for a prolonged period of time, keeping you out of work and unable to make a living. If you cannot work while you have bills piling up, it can be a stressful situation. Luckily, there are options to help you move forward during this difficult time. 

The attorneys at Scanlon & Wojton Attorneys at Law have decades of experience helping those victimized in car accidents to get the justice and compensation they deserve. It is important to hold negligent drivers accountable in order to deter them from causing accidents in the future. 

Contact the law office of Scanlon & Wojton Attorneys at Law to be connected with a trusted attorney who can help you during this difficult time. You can reach our law office at 412-918-1241. We charge no hidden or out-of-pocket fees, and we only get paid if you do. Call us as soon as you can to get started on your recovery.

Note: We utilize outside sources when creating this post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this incident. If you locate any information that is not correct, please contact our firm so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: This blog is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately. The information in this post is not legal advice. The photo used in this post is not from the accident scene described in this blog post. 

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